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Welcome to Lovejoy ...

The city of Lovejoy is located in Clayton County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Lovejoy has a population of 6,846 people<2> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of Lovejoy.

Lovejoy is 940 feet [287 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: Lovejoy lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time

Note: If you travel west from Lovejoy (for example, toward Ranburne (AL)), you will leave Eastern Time and cross into the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT).

Lovejoy is served by one (or more) of the following area codes: (470)<4>, (678) and (770).

The ZIP code for Lovejoy: 30250<5>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Lovejoy had an population of 6,846 people. This is an increase of 6.6% since the 2010 Census.

At the time of the 2010 Census, Lovejoy had a population of 6,422 people. This makes Lovejoy the county's 4th most populous community.

The population of Lovejoy represents 0.07% of the total population of Georgia (which has 9,687,653 people), making it the state's 105th most populous community.

More information can be found on the Census Page for Lovejoy.

Communities Also Named Lovejoy ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 7 communities that are also named Lovejoy - they are located in California, Illinois, Kansas, Missouri, North Carolina, Pennsylvania and Tennessee.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Lovejoy.

Communities near Lovejoy ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Lovejoy.

  • Peachtree City [Fayette County]
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    • Peachtree City [Fayette County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the west of Lovejoy
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 36,763 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peachtree City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peachtree City<7>
  • East Point [Fulton County]
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    • East Point [Fulton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the northwest of Lovejoy
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 35,042 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on East Point
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for East Point<7>
  • Stockbridge [Henry County]
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    • Stockbridge [Henry County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the north of Lovejoy
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 30,125 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stockbridge have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Stockbridge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Stockbridge<7>
  • Stockbridge North [Henry County]
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    • Stockbridge North [Henry County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the northeast of Lovejoy
    • Estimated population in 2019: 29,904 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Stockbridge North have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • McDonough [Henry County]
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      • McDonough [Henry County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the east of Lovejoy
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 27,582 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for McDonough have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on McDonough
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for McDonough<7>
    • Union City [Fulton County]
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      • Union City [Fulton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the northwest of Lovejoy
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 23,301 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Union City have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Union City
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Union City<7>
    • Griffin [Spalding County]
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      • Griffin [Spalding County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the south of Lovejoy
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 22,665 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Griffin<7>
    • Foreston Place [Fayette County]
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      • Foreston Place [Fayette County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Lovejoy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 20,020 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Foreston Place have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Foreston Place
    • Forest Park [Clayton County]
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      • Forest Park [Clayton County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the north of Lovejoy
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 19,871 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Forest Park<7>
    • Thomasville [Fulton County]
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      • Thomasville [Fulton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the north of Lovejoy
      • Estimated population in 2019: 18,518 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Thomasville have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Lovejoy. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Lovejoy.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Lovejoy. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Lovejoy.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Lovejoy. See our Newspapers Page for Lovejoy.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Lovejoy ...

Looking for more information about Lovejoy? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Lovejoy, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Lovejoy.

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About Clayton County

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Lovejoy. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for Clayton County: www.co.clayton.ga.us/

The official website for State of Georgia: https://georgia.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Georgia's counties, including Clayton, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Lovejoy.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Lovejoy - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Of the area codes for Lovejoy, area code (470, 678) is an overlay.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as Lovejoy). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Lovejoy or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Lovejoy) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Lovejoy. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from LovejoyOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in Lovejoy. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 33.4369, Longitude: -84.3147    
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<8>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.






















 

 

 

 

 


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